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HEADLINEAuto Draft
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The Signal
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Dec 08, 2016
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A study from 2012 found that 50.1 per cent of taxi drivers in Canada were immigrants. The study, which looked at census data from 2006, also found that 53 per cent of immigrant taxi drivers had post-secondary education. >> Driving-taxi and rideshare

HEADLINEUber vs Taxi
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The Walrus
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Sep 24, 2015
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Ride-sharing apps like Uber are revolutionizing the way we travel and cabs are struggling to keep up. >> Driving-taxi and rideshare

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The Globe and Mail
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May 10, 2012
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Overqualified immigrants do drive taxis. This underscores the need for Canada to reform its immigration-selection system with the aim of helping newcomers work in their chosen professions and actually design buildings and highways, instead of having to ferry people across town. >> Driving-taxi and rideshare

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Taxi or Rideshare (Uber, Lyft) Driver

Occupations in this sector Driving for a taxi company or rideshare services such as Uber or Lyft is a popular employment option for newcomers. According to a study reported in The Globe and […]